Comics

ALL-NEW MARVEL NOW! Lineup Made Easy (January 2014 Edition)

Last week saw the release of the first official ALL-NEW MARVEL NOW! comic book with AVENGERS #24.NOW by continuing writer Jonathan Hickman (INFINITY mini-series). But that was just the tip of a very large (and possibly baffling...


Top 5 MARVEL NOW! Comic Books So Far

Back in October 0f 2012 Marvel decided it was time to change things up after their AVENGERS VS. X-MEN summer event mini-series. They branded this new vision “MARVEL NOW!” giving readers a new “jumping-on”...


Mark Millar’s JUPITER’S LEGACY #1-3 Comic Book Review

I’m pretty sure that if Superman had children and they grew up in our world, they would be pretty fucked up. JUPITER’S LEGACY tells the story of Sheldon Sampson, a 1930’s bankrupted American businessman, who i...



AMAZING X-MEN #1 and #2 Comic Book Review: Nightcrawler is Back!

AMAZING X-MEN #1 It’s such a cheap move to kill off a character, and then bring him back to life. How can readers not feel completely manipulated? Aghhh! Superman is going to die! Everyone! Buy the last issue ever of SUPE...


Dark Horse Teases an ALIENS, PREDATOR, and PROMETHEUS Shared Comic Book Universe!

Recently Dark Horse teased fans with the image above along with the tagline “A New Universe of Terror Drawn to One World.” Leave it to comics to provide fans the opportunity to smash together their favorite franchis...


Image Comics May Have Another Hit With DEAD BODY ROAD

Image Comics is fast becoming my favorite distributor of comic books. With huge hits such as THE WALKING DEAD, INVINCIBLE, and SAGA on their resume it’s no wonder why they are so great. That’s not even mentioning so...



Marvel and Warren Ellis Reviving MOON KNIGHT Comic Series!

I think it’s safe to say at this point that Marvel’s comic book reboot of sorts called MARVEL NOW! has been a great success. Readers have been treated to some fantastic books including ALL-NEW X-MEN, UNCANNY X-MEN, ...


Marvel Announces New Ongoing X-FORCE Comic!

Well I got good news and bad news for fans of the currently ongoing titles CABLE AND THE X-FORCE and UNCANNY X-FORCE. The bad news is that both titles are ending their relatively short run in the very near future. The good news...


Marvel and Alex Ross Celebrate 75 Years of Awesome!

Marvel Comics is about to celebrate 75 years of kicking our collective ass with amazing stories, characters, and art! Never has it been a better time to be a Marvel fan whether you are enjoying the latest Marvel film, TV show, ...



Marvel Joins with Netflix! Announces 4 Upcoming Televisions Shows!

It was announced a while back that Marvel had partnered with everyone’s favorite internet addiction Netflix to create four new exclusive shows based on four ‘lesser’ known Marvel characters:  Daredevil, Jess...


IDW PUBLISHING Bringing Original Comic Book Properties to Television

I’m sure IDW PUBLISHING producing television shows based off its original properties is largely due to the success of TV shows such as THE WALKING DEAD and ARROW. I mean why not right? There are literally (literally!!) mi...


Nerd Rants: A True Marvel Cinematic Universe

If you’re a Marvel movies junkie, this time in history must be heaven for you.  Sure, there have been missteps: a PUNISHER: WAR ZONE here, some DAREDEVIL there, a sprinkling of Tim Story FANTASTIC FOUR movies and the che...



DC Pays Tribute to 75 Years of Superman!

It’s hard to believe, but America’s favorite superhero has just turned 75 years young this year. That’s right! Superman, The Man of Steel, Kal-El, Clark Kent, whomever you want to call him has been around for ...


Ash From EVIL DEAD Returns in New Comic ASH AND THE ARMY OF DARKNESS!

Comic books are a really great place to revisit your favorite tv and film characters these days. With projects out there such as X-FILES: SEASON 10, and ROBOCOP: THE LAST STAND (among others), fans have a great outlet for their...


THE WAKE #1 Comic Book Review

Halfway through THE WAKE, I wished I was actually watching it on an old VHS tape that I found at a garage sale. It becomes immediately clear that Scott Snyder has probably spent his entire adolescent life watching all of those ...



Fox Announces a Commissioner Gordon TV Show Titled GOTHAM

In case you haven’t heard, there has been a bidding war for a new TV series called GOTHAM that centers around the early career of DC’s very own Commissioner Gordon from the Batman-universe. While comic book fans wil...


THE X-FILES Season 10 #1 Comic Book Review

Much in the same vein as BUFFY and FIREFLY, IDW has added THE X-FILES to the roster of fan-favorite television shows that would continue its seasons in comic books. Our introduction to Season 10 picks up in the modern day. It...


AMC Announces a THE WALKING DEAD Spinoff Series for 2015

Well I didn’t see this coming. AMC has officially announced that it is in “the initial stages of developing a companion series” for their hugely successful show THE WALKING DEAD and it’s tentatively set to air i...



The Nintendo Wii U Exclusive SONIC: LOST WORLD Gets a Prequel Comic

Is there anyone else out there excited for the upcoming Nintendo Wii U exclusive Sonic the Hedgehog game SONIC: LOST WORLD? If so, there is an exclusive prequel comic coming to comic book shop store shelves nationwide soon. The...


BATMAN/SUPERMAN #1 Comic Book Review

I will say, I’ve had a hard time wrapping my brain around the New 52. DC and I haven’t always met eye to eye. Their heroes are so iconic, with origins that are so ingrained in the cultural hive mind. And yet, I find...